Congress   114
Bill #   HR5982
Sponsor   Rep. Issa, Darrell [R-CA-49]
Title   Midnight Rules Relief Act of 2016
Date Introduced 09/09/2016
Policy Issue Ocean Governance
Description Summary A bill to amend the Congressional Review Act to allow Congress to consider a joint resolution to disapprove multiple regulations that federal agencies have submitted for congressional review within the last 60 legislative days of a session of Congress during the final year of a President's term. Congress may disapprove a group of such regulations together (i.e., "en bloc") instead of the current procedure of considering only one regulation at a time.
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Date of Action 11/17/2016
Latest Action Passed/agreed to in House: On passage Passed by recorded vote: 240-179 (Roll no. 585)

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